Pickup trucks are loved by lots of us because these are the vehicles that offer us comfortable and roomy interior, a spacious cargo area and its strong chassis allow us to ride on those tracks where no other car can ride in a smooth and impressive way. There are lots of brands offering different pickup trucks with different and unique features to satisfy their customers and these days all the automakers are busy in unveiling 2014 model years with lots of futuristic features. Toyota also unveiled a new, advanced and innovative model for the 2014 named Tundra.
The Toyota Tundra is not new to the market however; the 2014 model gets a redesigned look, strong and appealing interior and improved fuel economy. All these things are making this pickup a top pick option.
Body-look and Basics of Tundra
The new 2014 Toyota Tundra offers five trim levels, the Base, SR, high volume SR5, Limited and two Premium models — 1974 Edition and Platinum. The 1974 Edition is new to the lineup that pays tribute and homage to the region of San Antonio, Texas where the Tundra plant is located. Along with five trim levels, the 2014 Tundra comes in three cab styles, Regular two door cab, a double cab and four door models CrewMax. All the models will be offered in either two wheel drive or all wheel drive options. The pickup is expected to hit the floors in late summer or fall and so is the case of prices. All trim levels are the evidences of high engineering however moving up to the trim levels offer you some more advanced and impressive features. The new Tundra sits on 18 inch steel wheels with a new cargo box, tailgate and an aggressive front.
Interior of Toyota Tundra
The interior of the 2014 Toyota Tundra is also very sophisticated that features a thematic design offers to buyers in accordance with their budget, highlighted 3-D metallic rings, new information display, climate control, redesigned center console and supportive seats. Under the hood the 2014 Toyota Tundra offers three engine choices for the buyers. The regular and double cab models employ 4.0 liter V6 engine that generates 270HP and 278 lb ft of torque. The engine is mated with a five speed automatic transmission with up/down hill shift logic and is offered to only FWD. The CrewMax models employs 4.6 liter V8 engine produces 310 horsepower and 327 lb ft of torque. The engine is mated with a six speed automatic transmission with an optional 4WD system. A 5.7 liter V8 engine is optional for all cab styles, produces 381 horsepower and 401 lb ft of torque with a standard 6 speed automatic transmission and the engine is offered to either 4WD or 2WD.
Safety Features Includes in Toyota Tundra
The new 2014 Toyota Tundra is equipped with lots of safety features including all wheel antilock disc brakes, reversing camera, electronic brake force, 8 standard airbags, and stability and traction control. The new pickup will have to compete against Ram 1500, Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Nissan Titan and Ford F-150.